The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 225 247 226
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 90 79 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.84% 0.68% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.73% 1.49% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 74 75 74
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Symantec
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5207 5294 5491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.36% 45.68% 47.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4564 4602 4937
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Symantec
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the City of London region.

Symantec Salary Trend in the City of London

Symantec
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in the City of London

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec.

1 114 (73.55%) Windows
2 79 (50.97%) Active Directory
3 75 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 72 (46.45%) Finance
5 69 (44.52%) Cisco
6 64 (41.29%) VMware
7 53 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 51 (32.90%) Firewall
9 47 (30.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (30.32%) SAN
10 45 (29.03%) MS Excel
11 44 (28.39%) MS Exchange
12 41 (26.45%) Windows Server 2008
13 40 (25.81%) Kalman Filter
14 38 (24.52%) Cisco Certification
15 36 (23.23%) MS Office
15 36 (23.23%) Blackberry
16 34 (21.94%) Cisco ASA
17 33 (21.29%) Norton AntiVirus
18 32 (20.65%) TCP/IP
18 32 (20.65%) VPN
19 30 (19.35%) CISSP
19 30 (19.35%) Windows 7
20 28 (18.06%) MCSE
21 27 (17.42%) ITIL
21 27 (17.42%) LAN
21 27 (17.42%) Information Security
22 26 (16.77%) UNIX
22 26 (16.77%) Citrix
23 25 (16.13%) Oracle

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (28.39%) MS Exchange
2 25 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 22 (14.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (6.45%) Lync
6 9 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.52%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.87%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.58%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.94%) IIS
11 3 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 45 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 36 (23.23%) MS Office
3 7 (4.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Front Arena
1 1 (0.65%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.81%) Office 365
2 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (32.90%) Firewall
2 47 (30.32%) SAN
3 34 (21.94%) Cisco ASA
4 32 (20.65%) TCP/IP
4 32 (20.65%) VPN
5 27 (17.42%) LAN
6 23 (14.84%) DNS
7 19 (12.26%) Wireless
8 17 (10.97%) WAN
9 16 (10.32%) DHCP
10 12 (7.74%) VoIP
11 10 (6.45%) iSCSI
12 7 (4.52%) Internet
12 7 (4.52%) VLAN
12 7 (4.52%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (4.52%) Network Security
13 6 (3.87%) LDAP
13 6 (3.87%) POP3
13 6 (3.87%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (3.23%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.65%) MSI
2 1 (0.65%) InstallShield
General
1 72 (46.45%) Finance
2 22 (14.19%) Banking
3 7 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.87%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.23%) Back Office
5 5 (3.23%) Law
5 5 (3.23%) Legal
5 5 (3.23%) Advertising
6 3 (1.94%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (28.39%) Analyst
2 29 (18.71%) Security Analyst
3 28 (18.06%) Support Engineer
4 22 (14.19%) IT Security Analyst
5 16 (10.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (10.32%) Consultant
6 15 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 11 (7.10%) Desktop Support
7 11 (7.10%) IT Support
8 10 (6.45%) Server Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.81%) Security Engineer
10 8 (5.16%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (4.52%) Server Support
11 7 (4.52%) Server Support Engineer
11 7 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (3.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (3.87%) IT Support Engineer
12 6 (3.87%) Administrator
13 5 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.87%) Web Services
2 4 (2.58%) MAPI
3 3 (1.94%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.65%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.23%) Blackberry
2 22 (14.19%) Management Information System
3 18 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.10%) Robotics
5 10 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.16%) Clustering
7 5 (3.23%) Replication
7 5 (3.23%) EqualLogic
8 4 (2.58%) iPhone
8 4 (2.58%) CLARiiON
8 4 (2.58%) Symmetrix
8 4 (2.58%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.29%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.29%) PKI
9 2 (1.29%) iPad
9 2 (1.29%) CMDB
10 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.65%) Equities
10 1 (0.65%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 114 (73.55%) Windows
2 41 (26.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (19.35%) Windows 7
4 26 (16.77%) UNIX
5 18 (11.61%) Windows XP
5 18 (11.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (10.97%) Android
7 16 (10.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (7.10%) Apple iOS
9 9 (5.81%) Linux
10 8 (5.16%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.58%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.94%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.94%) Solaris
12 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.81%) Kalman Filter
2 27 (17.42%) ITIL
2 27 (17.42%) Information Security
3 22 (14.19%) Identity Management
4 13 (8.39%) Service Delivery
5 12 (7.74%) Migration
6 10 (6.45%) Information Security Management
6 10 (6.45%) Data Security
6 10 (6.45%) Security Management
7 8 (5.16%) Service Management
7 8 (5.16%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (4.52%) Network Design
9 6 (3.87%) Programme Management
9 6 (3.87%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.87%) Risk Management
9 6 (3.87%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.23%) Business Continuity
11 4 (2.58%) Asset Management
11 4 (2.58%) MOF
11 4 (2.58%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.03%) SQL
2 9 (5.81%) C
3 7 (4.52%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.58%) VBA
5 3 (1.94%) Perl
5 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.29%) R
6 2 (1.29%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (30.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (24.52%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (19.35%) CISSP
4 28 (18.06%) MCSE
5 23 (14.84%) Degree
6 21 (13.55%) CCSP
7 20 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (12.90%) MCITP
8 15 (9.68%) CCNA
9 8 (5.16%) MCP
10 6 (3.87%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (3.23%) CCA
11 5 (3.23%) MCSA
12 3 (1.94%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.94%) CISM
12 3 (1.94%) CEH
13 2 (1.29%) MCDST
13 2 (1.29%) CCNP
13 2 (1.29%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.74%) SLA
2 7 (4.52%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 79 (50.97%) Active Directory
2 53 (34.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (12.26%) Hyper-V
4 16 (10.32%) vSphere
5 14 (9.03%) XenApp
5 14 (9.03%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (5.81%) XenDesktop
7 7 (4.52%) Terminal Services
8 6 (3.87%) Snort
8 6 (3.87%) NFS
9 5 (3.23%) VMware ESX
9 5 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (2.58%) MDaemon
10 4 (2.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.58%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (1.29%) IAG
12 1 (0.65%) XenServer
12 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 33 (21.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 22 (14.19%) Backup Exec
3 21 (13.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 18 (11.61%) Oracle Identity Management
5 14 (9.03%) SCCM
6 10 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (4.52%) WSUS
8 5 (3.23%) NetBackup
9 4 (2.58%) SCOM
9 4 (2.58%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (1.29%) FortiGate
10 2 (1.29%) yum
10 2 (1.29%) Puppet
10 2 (1.29%) Nagios
10 2 (1.29%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.65%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.65%) ARCserve
11 1 (0.65%) Legato
11 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 75 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 69 (44.52%) Cisco
3 64 (41.29%) VMware
4 26 (16.77%) Citrix
5 25 (16.13%) Oracle
6 23 (14.84%) HP
7 22 (14.19%) Dell
7 22 (14.19%) Sun
8 17 (10.97%) EMC
9 16 (10.32%) NetApp
10 15 (9.68%) Juniper
10 15 (9.68%) McAfee
11 14 (9.03%) Red Hat
12 10 (6.45%) CheckPoint
12 10 (6.45%) IronPort
13 9 (5.81%) Qualys
13 9 (5.81%) Blue Coat
14 8 (5.16%) Websense
15 7 (4.52%) Avaya
15 7 (4.52%) SolarWinds
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25000 - 30000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago